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DESPUÉS DE STOCKHOLM STUNNER, EL CIELO ES EL LÍMITE DEL CUBANO ECHEVARRIA

In the beginning, it looked just like any other jump. It was late afternoon at the Olympic Stadium in Stockholm, midway through the IAAF Diamond League meeting on Sunday, when the old, ornate arena welcomed the arrival of a new sensation. Juan Miguel Echevarria looked down at the track and let out a shout, puffed… Read more »

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La Britanica Asher-Smith se impone de nuevo en los 100 metros de la liga de Diamante

La británica Dina Asher-Smith se lanzó a la victoria en la carrera de 100 metros de la Liga de Diamantes de Estocolmo, en un tiempo solo 0.01 segundos más lento que su nuevo récord británico. Asher-Smith, de 22 años, marcó 10.92 en Oslo el jueves y lo siguió el domingo con una victoria en 10.93,… Read more »

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Caterine Ibargüen ganó la quinta parada de la Liga Diamante, en Noruega

La doble medallista olímpica Caterine Ibargüen llegó a 31 victorias en la Liga de Diamante luego de su triunfo, este jueves, en la válida de Oslo, Noruega. La colombiana llegó a esta parada luego de haber ganado en Shanghái. Ibargüen se impuso con un registro de 14 metros 89 centímetros, dejó en el segundo lugar a la… Read more »

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Caterin Ibarguen y su salto de autoridad en la Liga de Diamante en Shanghai

If anyone doubted Caterine Ibarguen’s appetite after her run of four IAAF Diamond League titles came to an end in 2017, the Colombian provided an emphatic answer in the women’s triple jump. The 34-year-old had to settle for third place at last season’s Zurich decider, but won in Shanghai by notching a world-leading 14.80m effort…. Read more »

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IAAF APRUEBA LA APLICACIÓN DE NUEVE ATLETAS RUSOS PARA COMPETIR INTERNACIONALMENTE COMO ATLETAS NEUTRALES

The IAAF Doping Review Board has agreed that the applications of nine Russian athletes have met the exceptional eligibility criteria to compete in international competition as neutral athletes in 2018 under competition Rule 22.1A(b) while the Russian national federation (RusAF) remains suspended. In December 2017, the IAAF issued a simplified application process for 2017 Authorised… Read more »

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Estadounidense impone record Mundial en 60 metros bajo techo

American Christian Coleman set a championship record as he claimed gold over 60m at the World Indoor Athletics Championships in Birmingham. The 21-year-old, who set a world record of 6.34 seconds in February, led from the start in the final, clocking 6.37. He saw off China’s Su Bingtian (6.42), with USA’s Ronnie Baker third (6.44),… Read more »

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Corea del Norte enviará 22 atletas a Olimpicos de Corea del Sur

North Korea will send 22 athletes to compete in three sports at the Winter Olympics in South Korea in February. The two countries agreed a breakthrough deal earlier this month in the first high-level talks in two years. The International Olympic Committee hosted a meeting in Switzerland on Saturday to discuss North Korea’s participation in… Read more »

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Mo Farah, Chris Froome y Lewis Hamilton entre nominados a los Premios Laureus

Four-time Olympic champion Mo Farah has been nominated for the 2017 Laureus World Sportsman of the Year award. Farah, who was named BBC Sports Personality of the Year in December, is one of four British nominees. Four-time Tour de France winner Chris Froome and Formula 1 world champion Lewis Hamilton are also in contention for… Read more »